Re-industrialisation will demand more skills – Seifsa

Re-industrialisation has been identified as one of the key initiatives with the potential to unlock South Africa’s economic growth potential, which will, in turn, demand technical skills such as those offered by artisans. However, Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa) CEO Kaizer Nyatsumba warned on Tuesday that South Africa does not produce a sufficient number of artisan skills on a yearly basis, when compared with the skills produced by universities, universities of technology and colleges.